Anya Zentmeyer

Top three reasons to hate the Emmy's

As I walk to the living room on the last Sunday evening before school starts, I notice there’s a crowd of roommates and friends blinking absently at our tiny television. Immediately I know something is up, I know something great is flickering across their faces in that washed out shade of blue, and I can’t wait to find out.

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Hope-ful

Hope College’s refusal to recognize LGBT advocacy groups on the grounds of church doctrine rejects the most basic definition of education and the Grand Valley State University community should not let this discriminatory practice go unchecked.

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Reparative therapy 'insulting and dangerous' to LGBT

As a therapist of 25 years and as Assistant Director of the LGBT Resource Center, I am writing to respond to Nathan Ruark’s Letter to the Editor (April 15, 2010) regarding reparative therapy for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community.

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Techniques used in reparative therapy akin to brainwashing

OK, look. There’s this thing you do, when you want to write an article (or, really, anything in a newspaper), called research. A cursory Google-search would have explained a whole lot of stuff Nathan Ruark obviously didn’t get about reparative therapy (in his April 15 letter to the editor). Granted, given the voice he used in his article, I doubt it would have made a bit of difference, since he relied heavily on the National Association for Research & Therapy of Homosexuality Web site for information.

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